We made another trip to the zoo about a week ago, fortunately before the weather turned really hot. This sloth was the only successful sketch I made.Sketch from August 12.
I can’t believe I missed the first anniversary of the blog. For some reason I thought I had started it at the end of August, not the beginning. (For the record, it was August 6th.) Thanks for sticking with me. I’ll post a sketch later today.
This sketch is from a farm museum not far from where my in-laws live. It’s a “Taubenhaus” –a dovecote, which stands in the middle of the farm’s courtyard. The farm is restored to the state it was in in 1605, if I remember correctly. Sketch from June 26th.
We wind up in Regensburg pretty often (we have relatives there, besides it being a beautiful city), so I’m going to start having trouble figuring out new names for posts about it soon. These were done the weekend of May 26th-27th, when we were in Regensburg for the Early Music Festival there. The [...]
I’m having a slight problem with my scanning at the moment, so a sketch post will be delayed. I’ll get it up as soon as I can.
A fellow commenter on an internet community I participate in has a kickstarter project up for what I think looks like a really cool kid’s book: Cinder and Ashes. Check it out! Edit: Apparently the link only works from the page of the post itself, not the front page.
The last of the sketches from our anniversary dinner, May 21. Before: And after:
These are some sketches I did when my husband and I went out to dinner for our anniversary this year: All the sketches were done on 5/21/12. The restaurant was the Rusticana steakhouse and rib-joint, in Munich.
Hi, y’all. So, that little break turned into a nice long vacation. It also saw a bit of a shift in my art activities, with more painting and less sketching, so I’ll have to adjust my posting here to reflect that. I’ll still be posting journal sketches, but for now just once a week, on [...]